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Zak Failla

Urgent News Reporter zfailla@dailyvoice.com

Zak worked as a sports editor at the Shoshone News Press in northern Idaho and as a sports writer at the Ithaca Journal before making his way to The Daily Voice. He is a Long Island native and proud alum of Ithaca College’s Roy H. Park School of Communication. When he’s not bemoaning the Atlanta Braves’ playoff woes, you can probably find him on the phone with his mom.

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  1. Drainage Work Will Result In I-87, TZB Lane Closures Through Next Week

    Drainage Work Will Result In I-87, TZB Lane Closures Through Next Week

    There will be periodic overnight lane closures on the New York Thruway and Tappan Zee Bridge span beginning Friday and lasting through late next week.The closures are from Exit 9 (Tarrytown/Sleepy Hollow/Route 9) and across the Tappan Zee Bridge to Exit 10 (Nyack/South Nyack/Route 9W) beginning on Friday.As work continues at and around the bridge, lane closures will extend through ...

  2. State Settles With Westchester Auto Dealers Over Cars With Safety Defects

    State Settles With Westchester Auto Dealers Over Cars With Safety Defects

    Twelve auto dealers in the Hudson Valley have reached a settlement with the state requiring them to provide consumers with proper notice of vehicles’ safety defects prior to purchase.On Friday, Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced that he had reached a settlement with 104 auto dealerships in the state that have sold vehicles without disclosing dangerous safety issues in the ...

  3. 'Suspicious' Incident Near Elementary School In Scarsdale Proves Unfounded

    'Suspicious' Incident Near Elementary School In Scarsdale Proves Unfounded

    Updated, 12:40 p.m.: Scarsdale Police Capt. Thomas Altizio said that the man who spoke to the boy outside of Fox Meadow School was actually a neighbor that he did not recognize at the time. There was ultimately no suspicious activity.Original reportSCARSDALE, N.Y. - Police in Scarsdale are investigating a "suspicious man" who approached a child near the Fox Meadow School.At ...

  4. 'Suspicious' Incident Near Elementary School In Scarsdale Proves Unfounded

    'Suspicious' Incident Near Elementary School In Scarsdale Proves Unfounded

    Updated, 12:40 p.m.: Scarsdale Police Capt. Thomas Altizio said that the man who spoke to the boy outside of Fox Meadow School was actually a neighbor that he did not recognize at the time. There was ultimately no suspicious activity.Original reportSCARSDALE, N.Y. - Police in Scarsdale are investigating a "suspicious man" who approached a child near the Fox Meadow School.At ...

  5. Port Chester Vulnerable Adult Safely Returned To Parents

    Port Chester Vulnerable Adult Safely Returned To Parents

    PORT CHESTER, N.Y. - An emotionally vulnerable man that was picked up by police in Port Chester earlier this week has been reunited with his caretakers.Following a brief search for his parents or guardians, police confirmed that a man in his 20s who was found alone in the rain on Weber Drive earlier this week has been safely returned to his loved ones following a brief scare.On ...

  6. Police Dish Out 15K Tickets In Statewide Distracted Driving Detail

    Police Dish Out 15K Tickets In Statewide Distracted Driving Detail

    As part of the statewide crackdown on distracted drivers, “Operation Hang Up” - a special enforcement effort that saw increased patrols and checkpoints targeting motorists using electronic devices - recently saw state police issue more than 15,000 tickets to motorists.Although tickets for cell phone use continue to decline, tickets for texting and driving have gone up more than 900 ...

  7. Watch Live: Astorino Delivers State Of County Address

    Watch Live: Astorino Delivers State Of County Address

    Click here to watch a live stream of the addressWESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - With Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino getting ready to begin campaigning for his third term in office, he will deliver the annual “State of the County” address on Thursday.The 2017 State of the County Address is scheduled for Thursday at 7 p.m. in the Central Jury Room of the County Courthouse on Martin ...

  8. Teen Arraigned For Murder In Fatal Westchester Movie Theater Stabbing

    Teen Arraigned For Murder In Fatal Westchester Movie Theater Stabbing

    WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. - Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano praised the work of his police department for swiftly apprehending the 16-year-old suspect who now faces a murder charge for fatally stabbing a movie theater employee last weekend.At approximately 12:45 a.m. on Saturday morning, police were dispatched to the Ridge Hill Movie Theater on Fitzgerald Street, where there were reports of a ...

  9. Port Chester Vulnerable Adult Safely Returned To Parents

    Port Chester Vulnerable Adult Safely Returned To Parents

    Updated story:Click here: Port Chester Vulnerable Adult Safely Returned To ParentsOriginal report:PORT CHESTER, N.Y. - Police in Port Chester are seeking assistance in located the parents or guardians of a man in his 20s suffering from a mental health disorder who was found on Weber Drive overnight.The man, believed to be between 20 and 25 years old with severe Down syndrome, has been ...

  10. 'Dominatrix' Used Videos To Extort Westchester Man, Police Say

    'Dominatrix' Used Videos To Extort Westchester Man, Police Say

    A registered sex offender offering her services as a dominatrix in Connecticut is facing prison time after allegedly extorting a Westchester County man looking to take advantage of her services.Waterbury resident Faith Ann Ward, 35, was charged following a lengthy investigation dating back to last year after a man from Mount Kisco complained that she allegedly forced him to send her ...

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